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#52535 - 09/29/19 03:30 PM Movie hesitation
jaybass Offline

Registered: 08/04/09
Loc: toronto Canada
OS 10.12.6

I downloaded a movie (MKV) 3.76 Gb and when I played it, it stopped playing after 18 seconds but the time kept advancing as normal. I converted it to an AVI, 661MB but it performed exactly the same.

Is there anything in the menu or anything else that would correct this malfunction?

OS 10.12.6 iMac (Retina 5K, 27", 2017, 3.4 GHz Intel Core i5, 24 GB RAM, 2400 MHz DDR4. Sierra. 10.12.6 SuperDuper. 1 TB Lacie HD, Noise Ninja.

#52541 - 09/30/19 01:31 PM Re: Movie hesitation [Re: jaybass]
Ira L Online

Registered: 08/13/09
Loc: California
What software are you using for downloading and for playing?
On a Mac since 1984.
Currently: 27" iMacs, Macbook Air, macOS 10.15.x,; iPhones, iPods and iPads galore!


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